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Registration and abstract submission are now open for the "Biotechnology for a circular bioeconomy" AFOB-EFB Virtual Conference (28-29 March 2023).

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European Healthy Soild & Microbial Stress Meeting 2023 - Save the date
The Environmental Biotechnology Division of the EFB is delighted to invite scientists from academia and industry for the “Green Deal Biotechnology” conference in Poznań (Poland), from 6-8 November 2023. The event will highlight the latest advances in achieving a circular economy in which environmental biotechnology plays a major role and it will focus on 7 major challenges:

Recovery of resources; rare resources and novel bio-based value chains
Healthy soil and food security
Bioelectrochemistry for energy and water recovery
Wastewater treatment
Nanotechnology in environmental biotechnology
Marine biotechnology
Antibiotics and micropollutants in the environment

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European Healthy Soild & Microbial Stress Meeting 2023 - Save the date
In partnership with our sponsor, Elsevier, we will publish a thematic issue based upon these two meetings in our EFB journals.
We invite you to submit your work for this thematic issue
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PYFF8 - 8th Conference on Physiology of yeasts and filamentous fungi
We are delighted to announce the following keynote and plenary speakers for the exciting inaugural edition of the European Healthy Soils Conference!

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The conference takes place from Sept 13-15, 2023, at the FHNW School of Life Sciences
in Muttenz near Basel, Switzerland.

Benefit from early-bird registration until April 30, 2023!

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European Healthy Soild & Microbial Stress Meeting 2023 - Save the date
The Microbial Biotechnology Division of the EFB is happy to announce the 6th meeting on Microbial Responses to Stress with a program covering both fundamental and applied aspects.
Researchers from academia and industry are invited to join the meeting at TU Wien, Vienna, Austria from September 18-21, 2023, including microbiologists, biotechnologists, system biologists, biochemists, and molecular biologists.
The abstract deadline is May 30th, and registration is open.

Before the conference, there will be an open meeting of the COST action EuroMicropH.
The meeting will take place at the same venue starting on Monday, September 18.

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Nicolás Gurdo, Daniel C. Volke, Douglas McCloskey, Pablo Iván Nikel
The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability, Technical University of Denmark
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Sveinn Margeirsson, Arna Bjorg Bjarnadottir
Brim hf., Glæð Grímsey, Iceland
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39th SCI Process Development Symposium (29-31 March 2023)
The area of Process Development continues to be a challenging and important area for the research into and application of modern synthetic organic chemistry, as well as enabling technologies.
This meeting brings together experts from across the entire spectrum of the discipline to present state of the art process development.
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Microbial Biotechnology Journal
Access Microbiology,
an open research platform is free to publish until June 2023

The Microbiology Society’s sound science open research platform, Access Microbiology, is offering free open access publication for all papers submitted before June 2023. Focusing on sound science rather than novelty, Access Microbiology welcomes replication studies, null results and methods. All submissions are posted as preprints before undergoing transparent peer review, with all versions of the manuscript posted online as well as reviewer and editorial decisions.

Rapid posting of your preprint
✔ Manuscript review tool to improve your work
Transparent, rigorous peer review
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We are happy to announce that on June 9, 10 and 11, 2023, we will celebrate the XIII Congress of the European Foundation for Traditional Complementary and Integrative Medicine (FEMTCI) in Palacio de Congresos from Peñíscola, Spain.

The Congress will focus on the Efficacy, Quality, Acceptance and Regulation of Traditional, Complementary and Integrative Medicines (TCIM). The objective is to highlight the effectiveness and quality of the disciplines, their characteristics and their reality and to give visibility to the need for their regulation.
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The 16th Asian Congress on Biotechnology will be held in the Biotechnology Centre of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, from the 15th to 19th of October, 2023.
Even although there has been some disturbance due to the Covid pandemic situation, ECB and ACB will be held in alternate years.
EFB Events
Biotechnology for a circular bioeconomy
organised by AFOB - EFB
28 - 29 March 2023
Virtual Conference

Microbial Stress
organised by EFB Microbial Biotechnology Division
19 - 21 September 2023
Vienna - Austria

Green Deal Biotechnology
organised by EFB Environmental Biotechnology Division
6 - 8 November 2023
Poznań - Poland

European Congress on Biotechnology
organised by EFB
30 June - 3 July 2024
Maastricht - The Netherlands

EFB Division Events
PYFF8: Physiology of yeast & filamentous fungi
organised by EFB Microbial Biotechnology Division
5 - 8 June 2023
Cork - Ireland

European Healthy Soils
co-organized by the FHNW, Agroscope, EFB Plant, Agriculture & Food Division, EFB Environmental Biotechnology Division
13 - 15 September 2023
Muttenz - Switzerland

EFB Member Events
39th SCI Process Development Symposium
organised by SCI
29 - 31 March 2023
Cambridge - UK

Microbiology Society Annual Conference
organised by the Microbial Society
17 - 20 April 2023
Birmingham - UK

Academia and Industry Partnerships Driving Digitalisation in the Chemical Industry
organised by SCI
26 April 2023
Leeds - UK

ARS 2023
organised by AFOB
27 - 29 April 2023
New Delhi - India

Start-up Sustainably
organised by SCI
24 May 2023
London - UK

10th Congress of European Microbiologists
organised by FEMS
9 – 13 July 2023
Hamburg - Germany

YABEC 2023
organised by AFOB
12 – 14 July 2023
Tainan City - Taiwan

GASB 7 Conference x Designer Biology
organised by GASB
18 - 20 September 2023
Freiburg - Germany

16th Asian Congress on Biotechnology
organised by AFOB
15 - 19 October 2023
Ho Chi Minh City- Vietnam
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